Tag Archives: Massachusetts

My analysis of 2014 Massachusetts ballot questions

Here’s my take on the state-wide ballot questions that will be on the ballot in Massachusetts on November 4, 2014. I’d be interested to hear your thoughts in the comments. Question 1: Eliminating Gas Tax Indexing The Legislature sensibly linked the gas tax to the consumer price index, so that as the cost of maintaining our… Read More »

Vote YES on Massachusetts Question 3 (“Medical Marijuana”)

Question 3 on the Massachusetts ballot in 2012 proposes to allow marijuana to be cultivated and sold in Massachusetts for the use of qualifying patients. To qualify, a patient must have been diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition, such as cancer, glaucoma, HIV-positive status or AIDS, hepatitis C, Crohn’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, ALS, or multiple… Read More »